Daily Archives: August 5, 2012

Cattle industry slugged by drought, then by the USDA

Cattle industry slugged by drought, then by the USDA

Omaha.com

You never know how bad it is until the government steps in.

These are tough times for agriculture. The nation’s worst drought in decades is spreading, with more than 60 percent of the continental United States now in some stage of drought and much of the rest enduring abnormally dry conditions.

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